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Rocket League gets the over-the-top real announcers it deserves in this video

I've always appreciated the artistry of Rocket League in motion: The ability of players to tip, tap, tip an over-sized soccer ball across a field using a car and then rocket boost it through the goal.

But I would never be able to express my inner joy the way professional soccer announcers do.

Fortunately, Thumbstickathletes, created this amazing video that mashes up the best of both virtual and real worlds. In it we hear real announcers seemingly calling play-by-play for a Rocket League match and then flipping out so spectacularly that you can't help but grin.

And Jimmy Kimmel says watching video games isn't fun ...

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